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85524 (1997 WZ8)
Classification: Main-belt Asteroid          SPK-ID: 2085524
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Orbital Elements at Epoch 2459000.5 (2020-May-31.0) TDB
Reference: JPL 18 (heliocentric ecliptic J2000)
 Element Value Uncertainty (1-sigma)   Units 
e .07528434264144647 5.9477e-08  
a 2.568395469575689 1.376e-08 au
q 2.375035505005414 1.5804e-07 au
i 3.492402305331548 3.8677e-06 deg
node 263.8820701643932 9.6027e-05 deg
peri 88.81131582968105 0.00010006 deg
M 208.6949001879056 3.028e-05 deg
tp 2459632.391240789979
(2022-Feb-21.89124079)
0.00012917 TDB
period 1503.457893798031
4.12
1.2082e-05
3.308e-08
d
yr
n .2394480094753895 1.9243e-09 deg/d
Q 2.761755434145964 1.4796e-08 au
  Orbit Determination Parameters
   # obs. used (total)      700  
   data-arc span      8235 days (22.55 yr)  
   first obs. used      1997-10-30  
   last obs. used      2020-05-17  
   planetary ephem.      DE431  
   SB-pert. ephem.      SB431-N16  
   condition code      0  
   norm. resid. RMS      .56775  
   source      ORB  
   producer      Otto Matic  
   solution date      2020-Nov-12 21:00:42  

Additional Information
 Earth MOID = 1.37252 au 
 Jupiter MOID = 2.54816 au 
 T_jup = 3.424 
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Physical Parameter Table
Parameter Symbol Value Units Sigma Reference Notes
absolute magnitude H 15.6   n/a MPO280331  

85524 (1997 WZ8)          Discovered 1997-Nov-21 by Spacewatch at Kitt Peak
Reference: 20040830/Numbers.arcLast Updated: 2004-09-06

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Date/Time (TDB) Time Uncertainty
(days_HH:MM)
Body Nominal Distance (au) Minimum Distance (au) Maximum Distance (au) V-relative (km/s) V-infinity (km/s) JD (TDB) Time Uncertainty (minutes) Semi-major axis (km) Semi-minor axis (km) range-LOV angle (deg) N-sigma BP Orbit Ref. Reference Modified
2048-Jan-16 04:28 < 00:01 David 0.0398337963647667 0.0398266796540065 0.0398409131668553 6.58601849499124 6.58601843740637 2469091.686376936 0.530915554191485 367.370622463963 28.4329597506466 15.0957657668431 56760.9339394887 T 18 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Nov-12 21:00:44 2020-Nov-12 21:00
2191-Apr-23 02:03 00:03 Amphi 0.0396335216105748 0.0395993544077574 0.0396676888504238 2.7603136260842 2.76031357353671 2521418.585670557 3.06701235885396 1702.66067011327 33.5347575643525 -1.83257914995838 6629.67007512891 T 18 CATAB v2.0f-lin.ifort 2020-Nov-12 21:00:44 2020-Nov-12 21:00

Alternate Designations
 1997 WZ8 = 1999 CQ80 
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